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1/18 Roost 4WD Desert Buggy RTR

Item No. ECX01005
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1/18 Roost 4WD Desert Buggy RTR

Item No. ECX01005
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Key Features

  • High-intensity LED Light Bar
  • Rugged shaft-driven 4WD platform
  • Spektrum® 2.4Ghz radio system
  • Waterproof receiver/ESC combo
  • Oil filled shocks
  • Bottom loading battery tray
  • Includes Dynamite® 6-cell 900mAh NiMH battery and AC charger
  • Nylon composite chassis
  • Dynamite® 380 size brushed motor
  • Uses high-current EC3 connectors
  • 4WD transmission with gear differentials
  • Four wheel independent suspension
  • Completely ready-to-run including AA's for transmitter

Needed To Complete

  • Nothing! Everything you need is in the box!

Video Overview


Ricochet, rebound and start a riot with the 4WD 1/18-Scale ECX® Roost™ Desert Buggy. This desert dominator comes prepared to stomp out competitors with an unbeatable RTR package and distinctive buggy design that stands out, even while it’s standing up to abuse. The Roost DB features a relentless combination of waterproof electronics and a shaft-driven 4WD drivetrain designed to keep you driving whenever and wherever you decide to hit the pavement. Best of all, the Roost handles just like a real desert buggy and even looks the part thanks to a multi-panel body, high-intensity LED light bar, and oil-filled shocks. Whether you want to sling sand, pulverize pavement or hit maximum air, the 4WD 1/18-Scale ECX® Roost comes ready to take on any and all challenges.

Product Specifications


Wheel Type SCT
Wheel Width 0.90 in (23mm)
Chassis Molded plastic
Charger Included
Bushing Material Plastic
Approximate Assembly Time No assembly required
Ball Bearings Transmission only
Battery 7.2V, 900mAh stick pack (flat)
Body SCT, painted
Brakes Electronic
Differential Bevel Gear, plastic
Completion Level Ready-To-Run
Final Drive Ratio 10.60:1
Front Track 7.16 in (182mm)
Drivetrain 4WD
Gear Pitch 0.5 Module
Ground Clearance 1.22 in (31mm)
Internal Gear Ratio 2.47:1
Motor Size 380
Motor Type Brushed
Power Type Electric
Product Height 4.21 in (107mm
Product Length 12.04 in (306mm)
Product Weight 28.0 oz (793g)
Product Width 7.16 in (182mm)
Radio Included
Rear Track 7.16 in (182mm)
Receiver Included
Servos Included
Shock Type Oil-filled, Coil Over Springs
Speed Control Included
Spur Gear 60T
Suspension Independent
Tire Tread Rib
Outer Diameter 2.6 in (66mm)
Pinion 14T
Vehicle Type Buggy
Scale 1/18
Wheelbase 7.0 in (178mm)